I am perpetually wild for wicker!   I am always drawn to the odd vintage wicker chair or the interestingly shaped contemporary one.  They bring an earthy informal element to any room.  I love how they can feel right at home in a formal space or an uber casual one weather indoors or outside. I.. read more →

A smattering of my favorite stories from around the web this week… Be warned this ain’t no CNN or FOX News. Tomorrow is The Met Ball and my favorite of the Dress to Room Pairings… This year could be harder than usually with Comme de Garçons. See past ones 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, & 2012.  Exclusive:.. read more →

Jeffrey Bilhuber‘s new collection for Henredon was a High Point Market highlight.  I loved seeing his fresh take on upholstery and furniture pieces.   I died over those big orange velvet chairs and the game table…oh and the small slipper chairs…oh  and nailhead cabinet…well I just liked a lot of it. I do say the.. read more →

My friends at Addison Weeks have come up with the most stunning hardware collection that they debuted at High Point Market this week! They dipped their toe into this with Barrie Benson’s custom pieces for her furniture collection at Highland House.  The latest collection and collaboration is expanded and chic beyond belief!  I couldn’t get.. read more →

Bernhardt Furniture was one of my first stops at High Point Market. I was thrilled to see the chic new designs that they introduced.  I adore the new Arbor Collection that is a beautiful chalky white finish that looks like plaster.  The pieces are slightly reminiscent of John Dickinson and have a St. Barths vibe… read more →

I am always a sucker for palm and banana leaves.   They are as abundant as ever. I have once again gathered some favorites to share in honor of this glorious Spring weekend celebrating rebirth.  (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Happy Weekend! Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways.. read more →

I was thrilled to see so many greats among Currey and Company’s new introductions for SPRING 2017 High Point Market including the new Bunny Williams pieces.  They are sharing an updated perspective on design & styling.  Here is a look at some of my favorites from lamps Chandeliers and pendants… and furniture… I am particularly.. read more →